White Sox-Giants World Tour 100th Anniversary

A daily account of the world exhibition tour between the Chicago White Sox and New York Giants over the winter of 1913-14.
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A guide to the White Sox-Giants 1913-14 World Tour

Thumbnail descriptions of every post in the 100th anniversary series

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A guide to the White Sox-Giants 1913-14 World Tour

Thumbnail descriptions of every post in the 100th anniversary series

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White Sox-Giants World Tour: Our top stops

It's difficult to round down five months of travel into the five most memorable stops, but here are two attempts

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Our top stops

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It's difficult to round down five months of travel into the five most memorable stops, but here are two attempts

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"The Tour to End All Tours," 10 years after

The author reflects on writing the award-winning book about the White Sox and Giants' trip around the world, and the people it touched

"The Tour to End All Tours," 10 years after

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The author reflects on writing the award-winning book about the White Sox and Giants' trip around the world, and the people it touched

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Q&A: "The Tour to End All Tours" author

The man behind the book about the 1913-14 White Sox-Giants world tour answers more questions about the subject

Q&A: "The Tour to End All Tours" author

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The man behind the book about the 1913-14 White Sox-Giants world tour answers more questions about the subject

The White Sox around the world, 100 years later

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Offseason series will offer a day-by-day account of the tour that sent Charles Comiskey's Sox and John McGraw's Giants to five continents

White Sox-Giants World Tour: March 10, 1914

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A spectacular journey comes to its official end at the Congress Hotel in Chicago

White Sox-Giants World Tour: March 7, 1914

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The globe-girdlers return to a raucous welcome in New York, and find that the Federal League is highly interested in their services

White Sox-Giants World Tour: March 3, 1914

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With the baseball portion of the journey wrapped up, the tourists head to Liverpool and hop aboard the Lusitania for the voyage home

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 26, 1914

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The 46th and final game between the globetrotting teams thrills the biggest crowd of the tour in London, including His Majesty

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 22, 1914

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Both dates in Paris are rained out, and the locals are none too pleased

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 21. 1914

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Continuous rain cancels the game, but it doesn't stop the tourists from living it up in Paris

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 16, 1914

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The tourists take a break from gambling and partying to play their first game in Europe

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 13, 1914

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Tourists close out three full days in Rome without playing a game thanks to awful weather

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 12, 1914

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Persistent wet weather spoils any chance for baseball, so the athletes have to settle for wrestling

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White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 11, 1914

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The first of three dates in Rome is rained out, allowing the tourists to direct all their attention to the Vatican

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 7, 1914

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The tourists cut across the Mediterranean, see a volcano erupt, and lose an umpire to mummies

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Feb. 2, 1914

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The tourists bring baseball to the pyramids, then take it to each other on the field

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